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Just some holiday pictures….
Jesse says we should finally unpack our bags. We moved here to Camden Maine 5 years ago from NY. I was in my early 30′s and none of my children were in school yet. Everyday was a surprise in this new state. Things are definately different here in Maine. My kids are “growing up Maine”.
Children love making cookies but sometimes their innocent kitchen habits are not that welcoming when making Christmas cookies for groups of loved ones. Although children always have good intentions, they don’t always know how to cover a sneeze at the right time. That is why I was so happy when I was invited to help
12/1/2010 Press Release For Immediate Release Kristen Bifulco 6 High Street Camden Maine 207-236-9656 *Pictures available upon request The Camden Windward House Bed and Breakfast is Re – Certified as a Maine Environmental Leader in Hospitality. The Camden Windward House Bed and Breakfast built in 1854 was recently re-certified as a State of Maine Environmental
See how beautiful winter can be. Click and watch.
Ice skating in Mid Coast Maine, outdoors or indoors, great weekend winter fun.
Laying out your garden is a matter of personal preference and utility. In this class, we will discuss planning an herb garden, seed starting and the transfer of seedlings, building a compost pile, shaping garden beds and direct sowing. All activities are hands on, so we ask that you bring your gardening gloves. We will
In the conversation of globally conscience consumption, cheese is often forgotten. Whether it be made from cow, goat or sheep’s milk, cheese is product of what the animal eats and the environment in which it’s raised, otherwise know as terroir. In this 4 hour session, we will discuss the effect that government regulations have had
Catalonia is recognized for its fine ingredients such as the Iberico ham, salt cod, game birds and razor clams. Barcelona is home to one of the most beautiful markets in the world, La Boqueria, which displays the best of what the region has to offer and is home to a dozen tapas bars where croquettes,
So proud to live in a town that is taking going “green” seriously.I just got back from going to the local dump. As a town, we do not have garbage pick up. You can hire a service to take your garbage, or you can take it yourself. Growing up in Staten Island, NY, I know
Guests got engaged at Windward House Bed and Breakfast this weekend in Camden Maine. Halloween Weekend brought cool temps, mild winds, gray skis and romance in the air. 2 lovely guests came from NY City to get away from the hustle of the city and to focus on love. They went up to the top
We bribed the kids when we first moved – we said if they didn’t complain about leaving NY we’d get a dog. They love Moxy- We got her in Farmington – she’s the only real Mainer in the family. – As we approach the end of the 25th year of operation of the Windward House B&B,
Camden Windward House B&B has many “excellent” ratings on TripAdvisor. We also have a small number of critical ones as well. Please take TripAdvisor with a grain of salt, as they are part of Expedia and are in the business of charging commissions for bookings as well as selling advertising. Although we strive to make
A wedding in August 2010 at the Camden Windward House Bed and Breakfast in Camden Maine.
Nice day trip from Camden Windward House. Mid Coast Light house, and the best hamburger in Maine.
I told my husband this year I want to have a picnic on Curtis Island for my birthday. Since we moved here, I have looked out on this island everyday. I have been curious about what is out there, and what it looks like. We do not own a boat or a kayak so getting
4th of July Camden History
Aldermere Farm Visitor’s Center Open for Season; Farm Tours Offered Fridays Summer is here, and the black-and-white Belted Galloways are grazing the pastures at Aldermere Farm in Rockport. For those passersby who would like to learn about the Farm, the Aldermere visitor’s center at 20 Russell Avenue will be open during the summer months. The
VABLOOM: A vacation where one visits gardens and blooming flowers. A new word created by the children at Windward House. Steve Colbert of Comedy Central would be so proud. He recently ranted about the NY Times banning the word Tweet because it was not a real word. Steve Colbert is famous for making new words up,
Browse down the page to view our unique Maine products. We don’t yet have our online purchase capability up and running yet, so if you’d like to buy something, just drop us an email and we will contact you to obtain any purchase information! Thanks
Dear Jesse and Kristi. We love your B&B. Thanks for taking us in at the last minute and especially for the early morning coffee. I am glad I got to see Peyton Place the movie. The room, bathroom and tub and breakfast were such a treat after a hectic day. I will spread the word
Maine artisan cheese plate, featuring organic and naturally made local small family farm products. Personally selected to complement our selection of wines and beers, including our great new offerings from Allagash and Maine Spirits winery! Enough for two to share, perfect with any of our wines or beers, our cheese plate includes three local Maine
Schooner necklace. High quality, Made in Camden Maine.
Looking for great deals on recyled designer clothes? Consignment is the way to go. Mid Coast Maine has some great consignment shops.
This is a picture of our new Waste-Not Recycle Baskets that we have in all our guest rooms at Windward House. At first, I was a little nervous about putting this odd looking container in my beautiful rooms. It is broken into 4 compartments, 1 for glass, 1 for paper, 1 for plastic, 1 for cans.
The Classic Wooden Boat, Schooner Yacht Heron out of Rockport offers day sailing…
Sea Shell earrings Made in Camden Maine
Expressive of more than just a simple elegant place to hold your hot coffee, the handmade, Windward House Coffee mugs for sale…
Silver earrings made in camden maine
A lovely entry in one of our guest journals.. When I came to Camden, I was quite burned out. I’d been working very long hours the entire year and knew that on my return I would be working very long hours again, in addition also traveling for work every week for the next year. I
I was so happy to hear that Local Master Maine Guide, Don Kleiner has been fishing already on Lake Megunticook. Lake Megunticook is a hidden treasure of Camden Maine. It is off Maine rt. 1 and a short drive up rt. 52. It at the base of Mt. Battie and can be seen from the Maiden Cliff trail. In
This weekend was very odd, strange weather and a lot of guests (it is only April!). Friday started out nice and sunny, Saturday the rain came and then it snowed, Sunday it rained. Camden is a great sea coast town and is very pleasant when the sun is out. You can hike, walk around, or
Enjoy the local flair of Mid Coast Maine at a local farm.
My friend in Connecticut (Anna) saw that I was interested in healthy food at schools. I sent an invite a couple of days ago on my facebook page to all my friends to join the Jami Oliver Food Revolution. Anna directed me to this other great website that helps you write a letter to your local legislatures.
The best lobster roll in Camden, with a harbor view, the Camden Maine Deli
Wood Working Classes In Maine combined with historic lodging
Historic Boats in Camden Harbor
Great for families, couples, guy or gal groups, for fishing, touring, get into nature… licensed by the state, here is one of the best Maine guides around, dedicated to the Maine experience and knowledgeable
Take a hike program – Coastal Mountain Land Trust
Want a B&B with a Garden to sit in?